Title: Sight loss UK 2012: the latest evidence

Author: Evidence and Service Impact, Publisher: RNIB, Year of publication: 2012

Background

Sight loss UK is an annual evidence review based on 45 key indicators that show us what life is like for people with experience of sight loss, their carers and those at risk of sight loss. This data summary provides professionals working in the sight loss sector with the latest evidence related to the lives of people with sight loss and clear information about the factors affecting people at risk of sight loss.

Key findings

The report includes indicators on the following topics:     

  • People living with sight loss and those at risk of sight loss    
  • Cost of sight loss    
  • Preventing avoidable sight loss    
  • Supporting independent living    
  • Creating an inclusive society    
  • Global sight loss